TITLE

Teen Wasteland

AUTHOR(S)
Foer, Franklin
PUB. DATE
April 2004
SOURCE
New Republic;4/12/2004, Vol. 230 Issue 13/14, p17
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents observations about how presidential candidate Senator John Kerry is regarded by former classmates who attended high school with him. How Kerry was criticized at his St. Paul's high school reunion which he was absent from; Suggestion that Kerry was an outsider during his tenure at St. Paul's due to his comparative lack of wealth and Catholicism; How St. Paul's upheld the ideals of English aristocracy more than other popular boarding schools; Membership of Kerry in the Skull & Bones organization at Yale University; Kerry's ties to the Forbes shipping fortune and legacy; Admiration expressed by Kerry for the achievements of former President John F. Kennedy.
ACCESSION #
12714890

 

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